There is a halfhearted effort to assess the impact but the requisite strategy is not even in the works.
Runaway food inflation amidst falling family incomes and rising joblessness is eroding PTI’s political capital.
About $1bn is expected to land in Pakistan over the next 11 months as part of the second phase of CPEC.
‘There are companies failing left, right and centre. No one is thinking of investment.
If only a quarter of CDNS depositors decide to withdraw their investment, it will translate into about Rs1 trillion
When media owners get their expensive cameras insured and leave the cameraman uncovered,...
Per-worker labour productivity in the country grew 1.4pc annually between 2000 and 2017.
The Dawn B&F team attempts to offer tips, note threats and identify trends leading the way in business and society.
Did it ease the economic stress of people and allow them to lead a decent productive life in dignity?
The undeniable fact remains: the country’s growth did spike in Musharraf’s time.
Ignoring economic compulsions, the West detests Pakistan drifting closer to China.
‘The government may find it hard to quell fears and doubts of investors as....
Business community’s nervousness demonstrated in the suppressed market activity in most sectors in the concluding week.
Prime Minister Imran Khan did fire youth’s imagination when he spoke of freeing the country from elite capture...
Hopping from one crisis to another, Pakistan is a busy place.
The representatives of private schools were not readily accessible for comments.
Business community is desperately waiting for government measures that will reboot the economy.
Our poor ranking on HDI exposes the bankruptcy of ideas in the social welfare sector
Provinces consider the unilateral move by FBR to impose sales tax on restaurants as a blow to their fiscal independence.
‘Most critics belong to the band of lazy bumps, afraid to step out of the comfort of their black-and-white dream world.’